Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A volcanic island of Fiji in the southern Pacific Ocean northeast of Viti Levu. Sugar cane is important to the island's economy.

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  • n. a volcanic island in the Fijis

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Examples

  • "These loans could also be directed to areas such as Vanua Levu where the regional economic decline is severe."

    Fiji Times Online - Local News

  • It blasted through the northern Lau and Lomaiviti island groups and the northern coast of the second biggest island, Vanua Levu, before losing strength as it moved out to sea Wednesday, the nation's weather office said.

    Cyclone Tomas Batters Fiji

  • Power, water, sewage and communications were still disrupted in many northern areas, but a key airport at Labasa in northern Vanua Levu reopened for emergency supply flights.

    Cyclone Tomas Batters Fiji

  • Power, water, sewage and communications were still disrupted in many northern areas, but a key airport at Labasa in northern Vanua Levu had reopened for emergency supply flights.

    Cyclone Tomas Batters Fiji

  • The silktail (Lamprolia victoriae) represents an endemic genus of monarch flycatcher and is restricted to the islands of Taveuni and Vanua Levu.

    Fiji tropical moist forests

  • This reserve system protects less than 1% of remaining forests and there is a strong need for reserves on islands other than Viti Levu and Vanua Levu to protect regional endemics.

    Fiji tropical moist forests

  • This ecoregion includes the main Fijian islands of Vanua Levu, Viti Levu, Taveuni, and their satellites, as well as Rotuma, Wallis and Futuna.

    Fiji tropical moist forests

  • Reserves on Viti Levu and Vanua Levu need to be enlarged so that they enclose viable populations of flora and fauna.

    Fiji tropical moist forests

  • The islands of Viti Levu and Vanua Levu occupy 78% of the land area in Fiji and support the tallest mountain at 1323 meters (m).

    Fiji tropical moist forests

  • The long-legged warbler (Trichocichla rufa) and the bar-winged rail (Rallus poecilopterus) were restricted to Viti Levu and Vanua Levu, but may be extinct.

    Fiji tropical moist forests

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